The Lima Police Department is welcoming 6 new officers to the force.


They were sworn in last week- but they were introduced to the public at

Mayor Dave Berger's Press Conference on Wednesday.


Aaron Baker- graduate of TempleChristianHigh School; worked security at Rhodes

State before employment with LPD


Jordan Conn- graduate of Van Wert High School; worked at Van Wert Co Sheriff’s Office before employment with LPD


Samuel Crish- graduate of IndianLakeHigh School; was an auxiliary officer with Auglaize Co Sheriff Office before employment with LPD


Chad Kunkleman- graduate of Lima Senior; received basic police training at ApolloCareerCenter


Zane Slusher- graduate of SpencervilleHigh School; member of the Ohio National Guard


Joshua Snyder- graduate of ElidaHigh School; previously employed with American Township PD and U.S. Army PD